China Eastern Airlines Airbus A330 suffers uncontained engine failure

0
1315

On 3 December, a China Eastern Airlines Airbus A330-300 (registered B-8970) operated flight MU721 between Shanghai, China and Hong Kong. During cruise, at 34,000 feet, the aircraft suffered an uncontained engine failure.

A loud bang was heard followed by heavy vibrations. The aircraft safely diverted to the Chinese airport of Xiamen. The following images and an inflight video was published on X-account JACDEC:

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.